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Maine first responders react to firefighter death in Farmington

Fire Capt. Michael Bell, 68, was killed Monday in an apparent gas-related explosion at LEAP Inc. in Farmington.

FARMINGTON, Maine — A firefighter was killed and several others were injured Monday in a gas-related explosion in Farmington.

Multiple fire, police and other first responding agencies reacted to the tragic news of the death. His identity wasn't immediately released by officials.

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